Small Animal Vet Surgeon Job, Suffolk, England - Suffolk

£30,000 - £50,000+ - Small - Vet Surgeon
Ref: 5258 Date Posted: Friday 13 Aug 2021
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Salary: £30000 - £50000+ pro rata (Depending on experience)

Package: Fantastic package available - 

  • Pension scheme
  • CPD funding including support for Certificates
  • Annual pancake night and a steady supply of biscuits and cake!
  • Pastoral care, emotional wellbeing and support
  • Paid memberships RCVS, BVA, VDS

Type of Work: Small Animal Vet Surgeon

Job Details: Our client is looking for Veterinary Surgeons to join their established and successful team!

You will be joining a friendly and supportive team made up of 3 vets, 5 RVNs (including Head Nurse, Lucy, who has also now become a Partner), 2 Veterinary Care Assistants and 6 Receptionists. The team hold a variety of interests including animal behaviour, animal welfare and one member of the Vet team is currently working towards their Certificate in Surgery.

The team are looking for two personable Vets with confidence in routine surgical and medical cases and someone who enjoys building relationships with patients, clients and the team. Due to the experience within the existing team, they are looking for Vets with a minimum of 2 year's experience.

There is a real variety of cases, including those from the local animal rehoming centre. They see a large amount of small furries, rabbits in particular, as well as a large amount of cats and dogs. You will have access to excellent facilities including digital X-ray, ultrasound and in-house Idexx equipment; Catalyst 1, Lasercyte and Sedivue. In addition, you will also be working within a close team who have voted Ipswich Vets4Pets as the happiest workplace ever worked at!

The practice offers easy access to the A12 and A14 as well as the beautiful nearby coast and countryside and London is just one hour away by train. The practice is within walking distance from a train station.


Rota: There are two positions available, one is on a Fixed Term Contract for maternity cover and the other is for a permanent role. With a weekend rota of just 1 in 2 Saturdays (08:30-14:00), no sole charge or out of hours, these roles ensure an excellent work/life balance!


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